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Euphorbia piscidermis M. G. Gilbert
Protologue : Kew Bull. 28(3): 437 (1973)
Informations sur le genre : Euphorbia
Statut pour TA : accepté (présent)
Ecologie et distribution
Afr. Trop.
Biologie : Succulent with simple subglobose-cylindrical stem to 11x7,5 cm, usually less, covered by spirally arranged close-packed truncate tubercles with the upper margins produced upwards;
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Ecologie : Very open deciduous bushland with main cover of small shrublets belonging to the Acanthaceae and Labiatae on low, probably gypsum-bearing, ridges (or limestone?); 1000-1050 m alt. The plant is restricted to two very local patches; etc...
  Still quite rare in cultivation.
  A highly specialized succulent whose affinities are uncertain ( E. turbiniformis, E. horwoodii ). The nearest is E. gymnocalycioides.
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carte afrique num 106539
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